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“Don’t you think it is a bit strange that as well as bringing his hippo to lunch, Bill Kay admits to keeping it on his bedside table?” – Jupiter’s Alicia Wyllie.”Paul Farrow looks like Robert de Niro in Meet the Parents.” – Hargreaves Lansdown’s Meera Patel.”I am trying to be taken seriously as a PR so I have to stop appearing in Out of Context.” – Lansons PR Lisa Folwell.”I would be fine, thanks, except I have just spent most of my day on the phone to pension companies. It seems it is the cross we have to bear.” – Anonymous IFA.”Yeah, I did the tourist thing. I went up the Empire First State Building.” – Four days in New York was not long enough for Caroline Hancock of Financial Dynamics.

Any Out of Contexts or Diary stories? Send them to Diary editor James Phillipps, email: james.phillipps@centaur.co.uk or tel: 0207 943 8035

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